Updated: Friday, 2nd September 2016
Our nationwide panel of solicitors help personal injury Claimants across the country keep more of their compensation with our fairer success fees.
If you are based in Blantyre or anywhere in the UK, our injury lawyers are able to assist with your claim and we will always arrange a medical assessment at a medical centre near you.
Making a claim
Powerful legislation is in place to support individuals considering a claim, and Quittance's panel of lawyers have many years of experience giving advice to their clients with regard to the strength of their claims.
Claimants who have been diagnosed with certain injuries or illnesses like mesothelioma are often still entitled to claim compensation even if the illness was triggered by events some years ago. In such cases, it is the date of diagnosis that matters.
In the majority of cases, proving a claim has three key components. It must be demonstrated on the balance of probabilities that a duty of care was owed, that this duty was breached, and the breach was the cause of the injury or illness.
What to think about when locating the best personal injury solicitor
Identifying the most appropriate lawyer to act for you is your most important step towards receiving the most compensation for your accident.
With 29 offices within 25 miles of Blantyre (according the SRA) - how do you ensure you choose the ideal law firm to advise you?
Personal injury solicitor reviews in Blantyre - Tips for comparing firms
There is often no substitute for picking up the phone and talking to a solicitor about your claim. Before you call, checking personal injury solicitor reviews should give you a better idea of the level of service on offer.
The variation in insurance premiums and success fees charged by lawyers working on No Win No Fee agreements is an important consideration for Claimants.
For example the amount retained by an injured person agreeing on a settlement of £15,652 for displaced metatarsal fractures might vary from £9,391 to £13,304.
Further reading - Get a personal injury quote
Do you need a local Blantyre lawyer ?
The whereabouts of the firm are less relevant as injury cases are conducted remotely.
However, you should instruct a company that has national medical centres (possibly even home visits) as you will almost always be expected to attend an independent medical examination.
Which kinds of claims for compensation does Quittance conduct in Blantyre?
Quittance's network of lawyers have assisted people receive compensation for a range of injuries.
Clinical negligence in Blantyre
Clinical negligence (in the past known as referred to as medical negligence) is where an injury is sustained following a failure to carry out a responsibility on the part of a medical provider, National Health Service or private. Our select panel of personal injury lawyers acting for South Lanarkshire and Blantyre have helped with claims made against the health service including Udston Hospital, Farm Road, Hamilton, ML3 9LA.
Road traffic accidents (RTA) in Blantyre
Our panel of certified no win, no fee solicitors have a wealth of experience in negotiating optimum compensation for people who have been hurt in a car or motorcycle crash in Blantyre.
Road traffic accidents involving cars, motorcycles and other vehicles in Blantyre are relatively frequent with a total of 619 accidents (544 slight accidents, 69 serious accidents and 6 fatal accidents) in 2013 in South Lanarkshire local authority area. In 2014 the total had increased to 657. Accidents in Blantyre in 2013 included traffic collisions on the dual carriageway of the A724 and B758 junction and on the single carriageway of the B758 and A725 junction.
Slip and trip injuries
Health and Saftey Executive statistics show that employee slips and trips are, by some degree, the most common cause of injury at work. Slips, trips and falls are quite often lead to injuries classified under another heading like being hit by tools in use or a drowning accident. Public liability negligence claims injuries such as broken wrists occurring on tripping on a street are also quite common with street falls having happened on Glasgow Rd and on Coatshill Avenue.
Accidents at work
Quittance has assisted Claimants, from kitchen workers to broadcasting presenters, to claim maximum compensation for their injuries.
Blantyre serious injury claims
Quittance understand the vital change an injury claim can make to the lives of seriously injured Claimants. By limiting the financial stress a major injury places on an injured person, a claim helps people to focus on their recovery and rehabilitation.
Our network of expert lawyers work with insurance companies, the Courts and medical providers to make sure Claimants impacted by serious accidents get the support they need. Injuries and medical conditions held by the Courts to be serious range from multiple fractures to cancer.
No Win, No Fee Solicitors in Blantyre
Should you be successful, the legal costs are covered by the other party. In the event that you lose your injury claim, a No Win, No Fee agreement between you and your solicitor means that the legal fees will not be charged.
Are there any additional costs that need to be paid?
We guarantee that No Win, No Fee means an injured Claimant will never have to pay your lawyer's legal costs if you do not win your claim. Read more about No Win, No Fee here
Whether you are ready to start you claim now or are simply looking for more information, Quittance can help.
Get more information
Before you decide to instruct your lawyer you should arm yourself with information about the process. Information helps you make the best decision.
If you would like to know more before you are ready to call, see our FAQ section.
Start a claim
Call an injury claims expert on 0800 612 7456 or 0333 344 6575 to make a injury claim. Alternatively, you can begin the compensation claim here.
Our team of experts can help. If you need more information, you can phone 0800 612 7456 or request a no-obligation callback.